Which is to say, it’s a start. After a weekend of rest, Gaylor called Wired.com for a more formal talk about the project and where it’s going. He’s clearly still amazed that everyone involved was actually able to pull off building functioning websites in the span of two days, but he’s also looking forward to the day when filmmakers won’t be worried about their work being played with online and Popcorn Maker becomes as common a tool as Final Cut Pro.
Halderman, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in computer science, said he was interested in checking out SunnComm’s product because it claimed to have strong copy protection. He tested a copy-protected album called Comin’ From Where I’m From by Anthony Hamilton.
What does Diebold believe we should do – keep any question about potential voting improprieties a secret? In case it isn’t aware, the very existence of our democracy is at issue here. If Diebold can’t stand the light of day, it should get out of the market for voting machines.
Even as Instagram Stories threatens to dominate the disappearing-photos market, there are plenty of reasons to use Snapchat. According to research from eMarketer, 16.4 million US teens use Snapchat, compared to 12.8 million teen users on Instagram and 11.5 million on Facebook. They estimate that Snapchat’s popularity among the 12- to 17-year-old set will continue to grow, as Facebook’s teen usership dwindles. In other words: The future may be uncertain, but for now, Snapchat has defended its seat at the cool kids table.
When I found out that Forbes continued to seek a deal with prosecutors behind my back, I quit my job as a senior editor at the magazine. Eventually the Department of Justice gave up on me, just as Rehnquist predicted.
Although more commonly known for its political and social petitions, the website Change.org has a petition to honor New Horizons and the exploration of Pluto with a USPS stamp. Created by the NASA New Horizons team, the petition is seeking 100,000 signatures. Last I checked had just broken 8,000, so they have a ways to go.
It wasn’t immediately clear if the cyberattack was related to the outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software that appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe Tuesday.
Graham said that under AOL’s rules, AOLiza is an imposter and a disruptive influence. Graham said if anyone complains, AOL will warn Fox and may banish him and AOLiza.
Previous winners of the award include U2 lead singer Bono and Dr. Larry Brilliant, an infectious disease specialist and head of Google’s new philanthropy organization. When Bono won in 2005, the inaugural year of the award, recipients were granted three wishes. He requested TED attendees to help publicize his One campaign and build a community of 1 million activists to help stamp out hunger and poverty in Africa and pressure leaders of the G8 summit to provide aid to the continent. The result was a website and advertising campaign that galvanized 1.4 million people and led the G8 summit to commit to increasing its aid package to Africa by $50 billion.
Every touch becomes a balance between blissful indulgence and a healthy dose of cautious claustrophobia. “I can keep going for just one more second,” you’ll say to yourself. But hold on one moment too long and you’re busted.
Curiously, there was no shortage of complaints that the kids were just freeloaders and should buy a ticket to be inside the stadium if they want to watch the game. Which, I think, entirely misses the point. This funny comic strip by Kent Bulmer offers commentary on the original meme.
>’As you give people better and more powerful tools and infrastructure, you change what it is that’s possible to be built.’
For instance: Swap the word “regulate” for “control” in this sentence, and you’ve got two unique sentences.
Many users with ClickTillUWin on their PCs were alerted to Trojan activity by their antiviral application. None of the disgruntled users who posted in various file sharing application user forums recall giving their permission for the ClickTillUWin program to track them.
Paglen wants you to know that for every Hubble telescope gazing outward at the galaxies beyond ours, there are dozens more satellites whose electronic eyes are trained on Earth itself—monitoring, broadcasting, transmitting, watching.
More than 90% of original recoverable oil and gas reserves in the world has been generated from source rocks of six stratigraphic intervals–(1) Silurian (generated 9% of the world’s reserves), (2) Upper Devonian-Tournaisian (8% of reserves), (3) Pennsylvanian-Lower Permian (8% of reserves), (4) Upper Jurassic (25% of reserves), (5) middle Cretaceous (29% of reserves), and (6) Oligocene-Miocene (12.5% of reserves)
But, he insists, Bond.PM is not cozying up to the Kremlin. In fact, two of the filmmakers involved are decidedly not Putin fans: One of the company’s founders, Den Tolmar, was nominated for an Academy Award for his 2016 documentary Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom, about that country’s revolution in 2014—a revolution that deposed Manafort and Putin’s preferred leader. Another Bond advisor, Cyril Tuschi, made a documentary sympathetic to Putin’s most famous critic, the tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky.
Zunum announced plans for electric-hybrid aircraft in April, and revealed that Boeing HorizonX and JetBlue Technology Ventures had invested in its initial round of venture funding. On Thursday it disclosed specifications and a timetable for the vehicle entering service.
Like the Sarah Fincher site used for Carman’s Skeleton Creek series, the 3:15 Stories website hides passwords and clues that lead to images and videos offering a tantalizing taste of the stories to come, including a chilling ski safety instruction video.
It’s hard to put into words what Maker Faire is, so I’ve resorted to trying to tell my story through pictures and sound bites. Understand: back in the day, I was one of those kids who kind of compulsively enjoyed taking things apart to see what was inside (but could never get everything to go back together again afterwards). If you or your kids are that kind of a person? Maker Faire will make you happy…
“Because of (QR Codes’) convenience,” says the project’s website, “it is possible to place counterfeit tags on the original tag to provide different information. In order to avoid these kinds of problems, ucodeQR tags were designed to improve safety against forgery by combining a digital signature with a QRcode…. The information can be retrieved only when the signature is correct.”
Other services include remote lock, forwarding calls and texts to another phone and remote wipe can be done through the site. Users can also access archived mobile content such as contacts, text messages and call history from a PC browser.
But, the suit alleged, Google soon became interested in owning a social-networking service. When its $30 million offer to buy Friendster was spurned, it turned to Buyukkokten.
It’s hard to find data that breaks down what we’re watching, but I’ll bet only a fraction is spent digesting hour-long cable dramas. That daily figure isn’t so high because we’re tuning in to must-see TV—rather, it’s the opposite. We get home and we flip on the set. We change into comfortable clothes, drink a glass of wine, make dinner, surf the web a little bit from a couch. In between all those things we click around from channel to channel to find something to fill the air. It doesn’t have to be riveting. Often times, it’s better if it’s not. What regular TV really offers is low-stakes, ambient entertainment.
The simple answer to that question at least for LegalMatch is “yes,” said the company’s CEO Shubov. LegalMatch verifies that its registered attorneys have malpractice insurance and a unique number assigned to them when they became licensed to practice law.
The service, which launched two months ago, allows users to track and cache changes to specific web pages up to an hourly basis, depending on the level of filtering requested, says Peter Bray, its creator in Portland, Oregon.
Then again, Manit has what academics call a low trust threshold. That is, she is predisposed to engage in behavior that other people might consider risky. “I don’t want to live my life always guarding myself. I put it out there,” she says. “But when I told my friends and family about it—even my partner at the time—they were like, uh, are you sure? This seems kind of creepy.”
Online trackers can be divided into two main categories: same-site and cross-site. The former are mostly benign, while the latter are more invasive. A quick taxonomy:
“AOL was kind of the last of the dot-coms to fall,” said Rashtchy. “They kept on going when everyone else said the ad market was coming apart. It was a situation where they were going against the trend.”
Other favorite inventions include the mermaid fish lure, fireplace with waterfall and a golf course game in which you shoot the ball from a gun instead of hitting it with a club.
Visual Bible International is producing a cinematic version of the Bible that can be downloaded off the Internet and played on your DVD. If the projected cost of $400 million seems extravagant, that’s nothing compared to the 15 years it will take to be completed.
Well, he engraved most of it into the ring. To add a little extra security, Shrem had his father leave out one of the digits from the private key. That’s stored in Shrem’s head – and only his head.
So perhaps it’s not surprising that there’s no mention of July 2011 – what the Obama team used to call its “inflection point” for transitioning security to Afghan control. Instead, Petraeus writes that the war got “a further boost” by NATO countries committing to support “President Karzai’s goal of Afghan forces being in the lead throughout Afghanistan by the end of 2014.” (Some want a “strategic partnership” with Afghanistan “beyond 2014” as well, he notes.)